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There are 5 ways to get from Walthamstow to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Walthamstow Queens Road to Woodgrange Park
  2. Take the train from Manor Park to Romford

Cheapest option

Line 257 bus, line 66 bus  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the line 257 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Leytonstone Station 257 / ...
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Leytonstone Station to Romford, Western Road 66

£2

3 alternative options

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Ilford Hill W19

£4 - £6

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walthamstow to Romford 10.9 miles

£28 - £35

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Walthamstow to Romford 10.9 miles

£1 - £3

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The most affordable way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to line 257 bus and line 66 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Walthamstow station to Romford. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Bus Station and arriving at Romford, Western Road via Leytonstone Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Walthamstow to Romford. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Queens Road and arriving at Romford via Manor Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Walthamstow and Romford is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Romford without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Walthamstow to Romford, including transfers.

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Walthamstow to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Walthamstow Bus Station.

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Walthamstow to Romford train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Walthamstow Queens Road station.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to train which takes 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Walthamstow to Romford.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Walthamstow, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Walthamstow to Romford via Woodgrange Park and Manor Park in around 33 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Ilford Hill every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Walthamstow Queens Road to Woodgrange Park
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Manor Park to Romford
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£2 - £4
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£2 - £5
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Leytonstone Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Leytonstone Station to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Walthamstow to Romford
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Minicabs Soouth Gate
Phone
+44 20 8419 8757
Website
minicabssouthgate.co.uk
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290

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Walthamstow to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford, Western Road station.

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Walthamstow to Romford train services, operated by TfL Rail, arrive at Romford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walthamstow to Romford is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Walthamstow to Romford.

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